skip to main content

H.R. 7 (112th): American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012

Call or Write Congress

To authorize funds for Federal-aid highway, public transportation, and highway and motor carrier safety programs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Mica

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district. Republican.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2012
Length: 884 pages
Jan 31, 2012
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 2, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote. Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills.

Provisions of this bill also appear in:

H.R. 4348: MAP-21
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 6, 2012. (compare text)

1 Cosponsor (1 Republican)


Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Barack Obama [D, 2009-2017]: American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012 (Feb 14, 2012)

What legislators are saying

Durbin Meets with Transportation Officials to Discuss Illinois Priorities for Federal Transportation Bill
    — Sen. Richard Durbin [D-IL] on May 2, 2012

Klobhar, Snowe Introe Bill to Aelerate Commerial Liense Proeres for Veterans
    — Sen. Amy Klobuchar [D-MN] on Feb 9, 2012

Un-Safe Routes to School?
    — Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR3] on Feb 15, 2012

More statements at ProPublica Represent...


Jan 31, 2012

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Feb 2, 2012
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

H.R. 7 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 7. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 7 — 112th Congress: American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act of 2012.” 2012. June 20, 2021 <>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from, the official portal of the United States Congress. is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.